The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 467 431 401
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -30
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 160 181 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 88 101
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £268 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.89% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £16.90 £9.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £19.00 £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +4.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 149 £385 -0.56% 29
London +27 73 £400 +3.22% 11
South East -24 21 £468 +19.87% 4
Berkshire +21 16 £475 +39.70%
South West +16 15 £230 -42.50% 3
East of England +8 14 - - 2
City of London +40 10 £575 +155.55% 4
Wiltshire +5 10 £230 -51.57%
Yorkshire -15 9 £350 -16.41% 4
West Yorkshire -3 8 £350 -26.31% 3
Leeds -4 8 £350 -26.31% 2
North East -17 8 £323 -19.13%
Corsham - 8 £230 -
Reading - 8 £500 -
Norwich -4 7 - -
Norfolk -7 7 - -
Tyne and Wear -27 7 £321 -19.44%
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 7 £321 -19.44%
Colchester - 7 - -
Essex - 7 - -
Scotland -6 5 £413 +19.56%
Cardiff -9 5 £350 +9.37%
Wales -12 5 £350 +10.23%
South Wales -14 5 £350 +10.23%
Gloucestershire +14 4 £475 - 1
East Midlands -12 4 £325 - 2
Cheltenham +9 3 £475 - 1
Birmingham -3 3 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 3 - - 2
Nottingham -10 3 - - 1

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 116 (36.14%) ITIL
2 78 (24.30%) Project Management
3 72 (22.43%) Microsoft
4 67 (20.87%) Finance
5 59 (18.38%) Change Management
6 58 (18.07%) Service Management
6 58 (18.07%) Problem Management
6 58 (18.07%) Security Cleared
7 55 (17.13%) Windows
8 46 (14.33%) Incident Management
9 45 (14.02%) Service Delivery
10 43 (13.40%) HP
10 43 (13.40%) SC Cleared
11 42 (13.08%) SQL
11 42 (13.08%) ITIL V3
12 40 (12.46%) HTML
12 40 (12.46%) Unix
13 37 (11.53%) JavaScript
13 37 (11.53%) Oracle
13 37 (11.53%) MS Office
14 36 (11.21%) SharePoint
15 32 (9.97%) Linux
16 31 (9.66%) ITSM
16 31 (9.66%) Workflow
17 30 (9.35%) MS Excel
17 30 (9.35%) Active Directory
18 29 (9.03%) C#
18 29 (9.03%) Configuration Management
18 29 (9.03%) Test Scripting
18 29 (9.03%) Agile Software Development

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.49%) CICS
2 8 (2.49%) Confluence
2 8 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.87%) CMS
4 6 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.25%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.25%) IIS
6 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.62%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) Apache
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (11.53%) MS Office
2 30 (9.35%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.18%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.87%) MS Project
5 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.49%) assyst
4 7 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.62%) Unica
6 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.31%) Magento
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.31%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.49%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) Force.com
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.31%) Taleo
4 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.67%) LDAP
2 9 (2.80%) SAN
3 8 (2.49%) Intranet
3 8 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.87%) Internet
5 5 (1.56%) MVNO
6 4 (1.25%) FTP
6 4 (1.25%) LAN
6 4 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (1.25%) Telepresence
6 4 (1.25%) Value-Added Service
6 4 (1.25%) WebEx
6 4 (1.25%) Wireless
7 3 (0.93%) CTI
8 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.31%) Broadband
9 1 (0.31%) DNS
9 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.31%) Skype
9 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (3.12%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.49%) DB2
5 5 (1.56%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) Pentaho
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.93%) MySQL
7 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.31%) GIS
9 1 (0.31%) MS Access
9 1 (0.31%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.31%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 15 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.05%) HP UFT
3 7 (2.18%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.56%) Grunt
4 5 (1.56%) gulp
4 5 (1.56%) JIRA
5 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.31%) Maven
6 1 (0.31%) NuGet
6 1 (0.31%) Protractor
6 1 (0.31%) Selenium
6 1 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 67 (20.87%) Finance
2 18 (5.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.36%) Banking
4 11 (3.43%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.80%) Marketing
6 8 (2.49%) Legal
7 7 (2.18%) Law
8 6 (1.87%) Publishing
9 5 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.93%) Electronics
10 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.62%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Billing
12 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) International Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (17.13%) Analyst
2 33 (10.28%) Developer
3 26 (8.10%) Architect
4 21 (6.54%) Service Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Project Manager
6 16 (4.98%) Consultant
6 16 (4.98%) Test Analyst
7 15 (4.67%) Incident Manager
8 14 (4.36%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (3.74%) Technical Support
10 12 (3.74%) Technical Support Engineer
11 11 (3.43%) Coordinator
11 11 (3.43%) Incident Coordinator
12 10 (3.12%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.12%) Test Specialist
13 9 (2.80%) Administrator
13 9 (2.80%) Service Analyst
14 8 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.46%) HTML
2 26 (8.10%) .NET
3 23 (7.17%) ASP.NET
4 15 (4.67%) CSS
5 13 (4.05%) XML
6 11 (3.43%) Web Services
7 8 (2.49%) ISPF
8 7 (2.18%) Ajax
8 7 (2.18%) REST
8 7 (2.18%) SOAP
9 6 (1.87%) jQuery
10 5 (1.56%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.56%) CSS3
10 5 (1.56%) HTML5
10 5 (1.56%) JSON
10 5 (1.56%) LESS
10 5 (1.56%) Regular Expression
10 5 (1.56%) Sass
11 3 (0.93%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (0.93%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.92%) CMDB
4 8 (2.49%) AS400
4 8 (2.49%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (2.49%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.87%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.87%) e-Health
5 6 (1.87%) Replication
5 6 (1.87%) Taxonomies
5 6 (1.87%) Wiki
6 5 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.56%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.25%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.25%) W3C
8 3 (0.93%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.13%) Windows
2 40 (12.46%) Unix
3 32 (9.97%) Linux
4 22 (6.85%) Solaris
5 15 (4.67%) Mac OS X
6 14 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.74%) AIX
7 12 (3.74%) HPUX
7 12 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (3.43%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.49%) MVS
9 8 (2.49%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.49%) zOS
10 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.62%) Android
12 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.14%) ITIL
2 78 (24.30%) Project Management
3 59 (18.38%) Change Management
4 58 (18.07%) Problem Management
4 58 (18.07%) Service Management
5 46 (14.33%) Incident Management
6 45 (14.02%) Service Delivery
7 42 (13.08%) ITIL V3
8 31 (9.66%) ITSM
8 31 (9.66%) Workflow
9 29 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (9.03%) Configuration Management
9 29 (9.03%) Test Scripting
10 24 (7.48%) CRM
11 23 (7.17%) Migration
11 23 (7.17%) PRINCE2
11 23 (7.17%) Risk Management
12 21 (6.54%) Data Modelling
12 21 (6.54%) Release Management
13 19 (5.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.08%) SQL
2 37 (11.53%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.03%) C#
4 19 (5.92%) Java
5 15 (4.67%) Perl
6 12 (3.74%) Python
6 12 (3.74%) VB
7 10 (3.12%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.49%) COBOL
8 8 (2.49%) JCL
9 6 (1.87%) C++
9 6 (1.87%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.93%) PHP
10 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.93%) XAML
11 2 (0.62%) C
11 2 (0.62%) Ruby
12 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (18.07%) Security Cleared
2 43 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.79%) ISTQB
4 23 (7.17%) Degree
5 15 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 12 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.43%) ISEB
7 11 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.87%) CCNA
9 6 (1.87%) MCITP
10 4 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.62%) PMP
11 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.41%) SLA
2 11 (3.43%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.12%) QA
4 7 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.49%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) Tivoli NetView
2 7 (2.18%) SCOM
3 6 (1.87%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (1.87%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.93%) Puppet
5 2 (0.62%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.62%) SCCM
5 2 (0.62%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.31%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 72 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.40%) HP
3 37 (11.53%) Oracle
4 26 (8.10%) ServiceNow
5 22 (6.85%) BMC
6 15 (4.67%) Remedy
7 14 (4.36%) VMware
8 12 (3.74%) Cisco
8 12 (3.74%) Splunk
9 11 (3.43%) Citrix
9 11 (3.43%) IBM
10 9 (2.80%) CA
11 8 (2.49%) SAP
12 6 (1.87%) EMC
12 6 (1.87%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.25%) Huawei
13 4 (1.25%) Lotus
13 4 (1.25%) Siebel
13 4 (1.25%) Symantec
13 4 (1.25%) Veritas
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Nigel Frank International
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